Hinwil (district)

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Hinwil District
Bezirk Hinwil
District
Coordinates: 47°18′N 8°51′E / 47.3°N 8.85°E / 47.3; 8.85Coordinates: 47°18′N 8°51′E / 47.3°N 8.85°E / 47.3; 8.85
Country  Switzerland
Canton  Zürich
Capital Hinwil
Area
 • Total 179.53 km2 (69.32 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2012)
 • Total 90,616
 • Density 504.740/km2 (1,307.27/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Municipalities 11

Hinwil is one of the twelve districts of the German-speaking canton of Zurich, Switzerland. The capital is the city of Hinwil.

Municipalities[change | edit source]

The district contains 11 municipalities:

Municipality Population
(31 Dec 2005)
Area, km²
Bäretswil 4474 22.23
Bubikon 5759 11.58
Dürnten 6081 10.19
Fischenthal 2029 30.25
Gossau 9043 18.28
Grüningen 2799 8.77
Hinwil 9758 22.31
Rüti 11,347 10.19
Seegräben 1217 3.75
Wald 8745 25.25
Wetzikon 19,313 16.73
Total 80,565 179.53